Kongo. <em>Standing Male Figure</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, pigment, metal, 8 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/2in. (21.6 x 6.4 x 3.8cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.102. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.102_front_PS5.jpg)

Standing Male Figure


Medium: Wood, pigment, metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/2in. (21.6 x 6.4 x 3.8cm)


Accession Number: 22.102

Image: CUR.22.102_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Light wood figure of a male standing with left arm raised and finger pointing upward. Wears a metal bracelet. Black pigment on nose, eyes, ears, and back of head. Scarification on torso. Red pigment on pointed cap and lips. Condition: Good overall

Brooklyn Museum